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[KINDLE] ❆ The Long Night Author Steve Wick – Nessville.me The story of legendary American journalist William L Shirer and how his first hand reporting on the rise of the Nazis and on World War II brought the devastation alive for millions of AmericansWhen Wi[KINDLE] The Long Night Author Steve Wick Nessville.me The story of legendary American journalist William L Shirer and how his first hand reporting on the rise of the Nazis and on World War II brought the devastation alive for millions of AmericansWhen Wi The story of legendary American journalist William L Shirer and how his first hand reporting on the rise of the Nazis and on World The Long eBook War II brought the devastation alive for millions of AmericansWhen William L Shirer started up the Berlin bureau of Edward R Murrow's CBS News in the s he uickly became the most trusted reporter in all of Europe Shirer hit the streets to talk to both the everyman.

And the disenfranchised yet he gained the trust of the Nazi elite and through these contacts obtained a uniue perspective of the party's rise to powerUnlike some of his esteemed colleagues he did not fall for Nazi propaganda and warned early of the conseuences if the Third Reich was not stopped When the Germans swept into Austria in Shirer was the only American reporter in Vienna and he broadcast an eyewitness account of the annexation In he was embedded with the invading German army as it stormed into France and occupied Paris The Nazis insisted that the armistice be reported through their channels yet Shirer managed to circumvent the German censors and again provided the only live eyewitness account.

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long kindle night pdf The Long mobile The Long Night PDFAnd the disenfranchised yet he gained the trust of the Nazi elite and through these contacts obtained a uniue perspective of the party's rise to powerUnlike some of his esteemed colleagues he did not fall for Nazi propaganda and warned early of the conseuences if the Third Reich was not stopped When the Germans swept into Austria in Shirer was the only American reporter in Vienna and he broadcast an eyewitness account of the annexation In he was embedded with the invading German army as it stormed into France and occupied Paris The Nazis insisted that the armistice be reported through their channels yet Shirer managed to circumvent the German censors and again provided the only live eyewitness account.

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  1. Mary Ronan Drew Mary Ronan Drew says:

    The Long Night PDF ☆ The Long eBook Å long kindle, night pdf, The Long mobile, The Long Night PDFGermany from 1934 to 1940 was both the best place in the world for a reporter to be posted and the worse There was so much going on the Nazis were becoming powerful and viole


  2. Lauren Albert Lauren Albert says:

    The Long Night PDF ☆ The Long eBook Å long kindle, night pdf, The Long mobile, The Long Night PDFIt is the fact that Shirer though brave was not fearless that makes his time in Nazi Germany so amazing Wick's through heavy use of Shirer's diaries of his time in Berlin makes the frightening climb of the Nazis to power vivid You can feel what it must have been like to wait for the doorbell to ring and find a soldier standing ready to convey the order your deportation to stand while the Nazi censors struck black lines through your stories to worry that your writings as carefully self censored as you make them may give a hint to the identity of your informants and lead to their arrest and possible death It is also clear what a struggle it was for journalists to maintain their integrity in the face of immense intimidation In one import


  3. judy judy says:

    The Long Night PDF ☆ The Long eBook Å long kindle, night pdf, The Long mobile, The Long Night PDFIf you're looking for an eyewitness account of Hitler's rise and the war this is not your book Go to Shirer's Berlin Diary or his classic Rise and Fall of the Third Reich If you're fascinated by great journalism Murrow's boys and the painful moral dilemmas of deciding what to report wh


  4. Margaret Sankey Margaret Sankey says:

    The Long Night PDF ☆ The Long eBook Å long kindle, night pdf, The Long mobile, The Long Night PDFUsing the Shirer papers at Coe College in Iowa Wick reconstructs the six years Shirer spent in Germany 1934 40 and


  5. Robert Morrow Robert Morrow says:

    The Long Night PDF ☆ The Long eBook Å long kindle, night pdf, The Long mobile, The Long Night PDFA tale of occasionally gripping scenes overwhelmed by too much repetition and filler material Occasionally the writing seemed geared towards high school students than adults with simplistic retelling of well known historical events adding little to the narrative Generally the second half of the book dealing with Shirer's period in Berlin is interesting than the first half but the ending the escape to America is anti climactic Better to read The Rise and Fall of the Third Reich probably the best popular history ever written


  6. Dan Durning Dan Durning says:

    The Long Night PDF ☆ The Long eBook Å long kindle, night pdf, The Long mobile, The Long Night PDFFor anyone interested in William Shirer’s life and times he left little unrecorded in his published diaries and memoirs His Berlin Diary published in 1


  7. Steve Steve says:

    The Long Night PDF ☆ The Long eBook Å long kindle, night pdf, The Long mobile, The Long Night PDFIn limning the journalistic life of William Shirer who found his place in the sun while covering the darkness of Nazi Germany my one time colleague Steve Wick avers he's not a historian but a journalist himself and that in writing The Long Night he chiefly aspired to penning an adventure story In this he largely succeeds The Long Night William L Shirer and the Rise and Fall of the Third Reich is a welcome synthesis of Shirer's three career memoirs as well as much other archival material and provides the read


  8. Zora Zora says:

    The Long Night PDF ☆ The Long eBook Å long kindle, night pdf, The Long mobile, The Long Night PDFIn no way is the tepid rating a reflection on Mr Shirer his life his diaries his work or his heroism as a journalist in Nazi Germany We are reminded in excerpts from his diary and letters that Shirer extemporaneous is a much better writer than Wick revised and editedWick has some especially odd moments here On page 79 he seems to not know that Spain is


  9. KOMET KOMET says:

    The Long Night PDF ☆ The Long eBook Å long kindle, night pdf, The Long mobile, The Long Night PDFThis was a richly informative well fleshed out book about William L Shirer's life as a journalistradio correspondent in Nazi Germany between August 1934 and December 1940 The author also sheds light here on Shirer's overall career as a journalist which began after his college graduation in 1925 when he travelled to Paris where he managed to get a low level position with the Chicago Tribune In


  10. Greg Logan Greg Logan says:

    The Long Night PDF ☆ The Long eBook Å long kindle, night pdf, The Long mobile, The Long Night PDFOne of the most influential books in my life was Erich Fromm’s ‘Escape from Freedom’ in which he examines the uestion ‘why did so many ordinary Germans accept authoritarian government’ The same uestion intrigued Shirer who ‘saw the government’s lies as so over the top that he could not fathom how the German people could possibly accept them as truths’ Shirer agreed with Fromm He


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